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In The News

Site Selection exclusive: Take me out to the mixed-use development

  In the August 2018 issue of Site Selection magazine, Ron Starner takes a deeper look at the Tampa Bay Rays’ proposed ballpark in Tampa’s historic Ybor City neighborhood and the economic development potential it could bring to the area.   In an exclusive interview, Melanie Lenz, the Rays’ VP of Strategy and Development, talked about the new ballpark and the team’s goal for it to be a catalyst for economic development. “The goal was to identify a site that was within … Continued

EDC appears on “The Project” podcast to tell Amgen story

When biotech giant Amgen announced its decision to establish a shared services center in Tampa in 2017, it was big news. Amgen completed the shared services trifecta that included Bristol Myers-Squibb in 2013 and Johnson & Johnson in 2015. Find out what went on behind the scenes that led to Amgen choosing Tampa in a recent episode of “The Project Podcast.”   Hosts Andy Levine and Patience Fairbrother spoke with Michael Frankel, Amgen’s Executive Director and Head of Global Business Services … Continued

Seen on TV: Charley’s World visits Tampa Bay Brewing Company

Tampa Hillsborough EDC’s very own Steve Morey, Vice President of Business Development, was recently interviewed by FOX 13’s Charley Belcher about the EDC’s business retention and expansion program. The backdrop was Tampa Bay Brewing Company, one of the EDC’s recent expansion projects.   Tampa Bay Brewing Company, a pioneer of Tampa Bay’s craft beer scene, has expanded its brewery production once again in order to keep up with increased demand. With the help of the EDC, Tampa Bay Brewing will … Continued

In The News

Site Selection exclusive: Take me out to the mixed-use development

  In the August 2018 issue of Site Selection magazine, Ron Starner takes a deeper look at the Tampa Bay Rays’ proposed ballpark in Tampa’s historic Ybor City neighborhood and the economic development potential it could bring to the area.   In an exclusive interview, Melanie Lenz, the Rays’ VP of Strategy and Development, talked about the new ballpark and the team’s goal for it to be a catalyst for economic development. “The goal was to identify a site that was within … Continued

EDC appears on “The Project” podcast to tell Amgen story

When biotech giant Amgen announced its decision to establish a shared services center in Tampa in 2017, it was big news. Amgen completed the shared services trifecta that included Bristol Myers-Squibb in 2013 and Johnson & Johnson in 2015. Find out what went on behind the scenes that led to Amgen choosing Tampa in a recent episode of “The Project Podcast.”   Hosts Andy Levine and Patience Fairbrother spoke with Michael Frankel, Amgen’s Executive Director and Head of Global Business Services … Continued

Seen on TV: Charley’s World visits Tampa Bay Brewing Company

Tampa Hillsborough EDC’s very own Steve Morey, Vice President of Business Development, was recently interviewed by FOX 13’s Charley Belcher about the EDC’s business retention and expansion program. The backdrop was Tampa Bay Brewing Company, one of the EDC’s recent expansion projects.   Tampa Bay Brewing Company, a pioneer of Tampa Bay’s craft beer scene, has expanded its brewery production once again in order to keep up with increased demand. With the help of the EDC, Tampa Bay Brewing will … Continued